11/09/2013

A Side Glance


While working on War of the Worlds, another story of Wells came into my mind that I read years ago: The Island of Dr. Moreau. The story follows the adventures of Edward Prendick, getting marooned on the island of the above-mentioned Doctor who creates crossings between humans and animals via vivisection. That was an issue which was up for debate at the time the book was released (about 1896). It is a disturbing and eerie thriller, and here´s a cover idea for it.